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8 Delivery Robot Startups for Last Mile Delivery

A couple of years ago, we told you about two companies that had developed what could be best described as Star Wars droid couriers. It seemed pretty niche at the time. Now we learn that there are more than a half-dozen startups offering delivery robot services, which seems to be part of a larger trend […]

Metromile Stock: A Pay-Per-Mile InsurTech Play

Everything is moving towards personalization. Precision medicine, on-demand manufacturing, and the new credit score are all good examples of how technology is allowing for a better product-market fit across many industries and use cases. Today, we’re going to talk about how big data can improve the auto insurance experience for consumers. In past articles, we […]

Contactless Drone Delivery Companies Close to Scaling

The world has a very bad and serious case of cooties – and no one wants to catch it. That means many people have turned into hermits, avoiding contact at all costs. But this is the 21st century, so today’s recluse needs stuff, lots and lots of stuff. Naturally, e-commerce continues to soar (as Amazon […]

Momentus Stock – A Pure Play on Space Transport

Investing in a company with no revenues is like fronting some guy you don’t know 50 bones for a sack of chronic. First, you need to trust that he’ll actually return with your product. If he does return, you’re hoping it’s the skunk he promised, and not some Mexican brick weed. If he does return […]

A Jurny Towards Contactless Hospitality

While we may not be able to explain the strong performance of the stock market year-to-date, we can understand why certain technologies are accelerating their rate of adoption. Telecommunications tools like Zoom, modular factory robots like Bright Machines, and autonomous last-mile delivery drones are all seeing strong interest from investors as we get used to […]

Investing in Robotics Companies and Stocks

ARTICLE HIGHLIGHTS TABLE OF CONTENTS Why Is Robotics Important? Where is Robotic Technology Today? Drone Stocks and Companies Drone Delivery Industrial Drones Military and Security Drones Consumer Drones and Other Types of Drones Where Are the Drone Stocks? Investing in Autonomous Vehicles Levels of Autonomy What do Autonomous Vehicles Need to Work? Autonomous Trucking Autonomous […]

Velodyne Lidar – The First LiDAR Pure Play Stock

About four years ago, we first discussed a technology called LiDAR, and in that piece we talked about a startup called Velodyne whose LiDAR products were being used in 25 different self-driving car programs at the time. Today, Velodyne has emerged as a leader in the LiDAR space having advanced surprisingly far in just under […]

SignalFire Machine Learning Algorithms Pick 8 Hot Startups

Imagine if you could analyze trillions of data points using machine learning algorithms to come up with a list of the absolute best startups to invest in. That’s no small task as there are an estimated 23,000 startups in Silicon Valley alone. One startup called SignalFire is doing just that by taking unstructured data from over 2 million data sources and then using […]

Satellogic Stock: Turning Earth into Google Maps

While special purpose acquisition companies (SPACs) in their current form have been around since the 1990s, these shell corporations that acquire and merge with private companies have surged in popularity in the last couple of years. There have been more than 600 SPAC filings and about $170 billion raised since last year, according to the […]

Comparing Four AI-Powered Drug Discovery Stocks

A technology like artificial intelligence (AI) is extraordinarily complex to begin with. When you start to apply AI to complex domains like drug discovery, there’s a snowball’s chance in hell your average retail investor will understand what’s happening under the hood. If, as risk-averse investors, we adhere to Warren Buffett’s adage of only investing in […]